Lynda O’Malley is a Cleantech Industry Analyst with the MaRS Market Intelligence team. She helps entrepreneurs and startups in the cleantech, advanced materials and manufacturing industries to get the business intelligence they need to grow their businesses. Lynda also researches and writes Market Insights reports for the sectors she covers, and runs the corresponding events. Previous to joining the team at MaRS, Lynda worked in the academic sector at Ryerson University and Centennial College. In that capacity she helped run Ryerson’s Centre for Urban Energy, organizing and supporting industry and academic collaboration. At Centennial College’s Energy Institute, she analyzed new products, technologies and potential projects with SMEs and startups, and worked on project administration and reporting to funders. She also worked as a Research Analyst at Clearsky Advisors, a market research firm that specializes in solar and other cleantech topics. Lynda has a Masters of Environmental Studies from York University where she specialized in renewable energy policy and the role that energy storage plays in integrating renewable resources into Ontario’s grid.

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